💳 About Giftify

Giftify is a proud FinTech/MarkTech scale-up leader in turn-key Gift Card solutions for Shopping Centres across Europe.

Through our Gift Card products, our passion is to bring efficient and innovative solutions to allow Shopping Centres and Retail Parks to raise and revolutionize their marketing strategy 'one gift card at at time'.

📋 Job Brief

The Loyaltek Group is looking for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to join our wonder-team to lead them and help them keep up with our constant growth and evolutions 🚀
As our new CTO for Giftify, you will be responsible for maintaining the operations of the IT Department in alignment with the business objectives of the organization. the CTO plans, coordinates, directs, and designs IT-related activities of the organization, as well as provides administrative direction and support for daily operational activities of the IT department.

💪 Responsibilities

The Chief Technology responsibilities are:

  • Supervising the infrastructure, development and QA team (5 people)
  • supervise Dev team (one head + 4 developers, mainly PHP/Laravel)
  • improve code review and secure coding practices
  • improve source code management system
  • implement change management process
  • implement and manage CI/CD
  • implement continuous testing
  • make sure that backup procedures and Disaster Recovery tools are reliable
  • supervise infrastructure team: security patches, antivirus, DB management, SSL certificates, ...
  • manage our QA tester (1 person): define objectives, organize load testing and performance monitoring
  • supervise quarterly penetration testing
  • maintain and improve IT policy and IT security policy
  • make sure that problems are handled, incident reports issued
  • improve reliability of incidents management
  • implement PCI-DSS and/or ISO27001 compliance and certification
  • implement reporting systems : status page, SLA's compliance
  • maintain full documentation and knowledge base to help answer questions and RFP's

✨ Qualifications

  • Proven experience as a CTO or similar leadership role
  • Leadership and organizational abilities
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Relevant training or experience for the job
  • ☕ What we Offer

    • A competitive salary with benefits, including full health insurance (DKV), meal vouchers, ...
    • Possibility to benefit from additional trainings and learning
    • Nice work environment and possibility to work remotely most of the time
    • If you love working from the office, ours is located in the heart of Brussels, only two steps away from Central Station. We are on the 7th floor and have the most amazing rooftop with the best view of Brussels.
    • Language Courses for any level in French, English, Dutch, Italian, Spanish...
    • Access to the Loyaltek Academy: group courses around well-being at work, business development, account management, marketing... and much more to come
    • Tons of get-togethers: team building, monthly after-work parties...
    • Career development and growth opportunities: Internal mobility is the best mobility